Each of those IPs is ‘leased’ for a certain time period, typically 8 days. I was able to get into the admin of both my router and the printer. Should be easy to find, though. What you need is to get the MAC address of the device you want to assign. When I was with Comcast, their system set leases to expire every 4 days, but I had the same IP for nearly 2 years, because I very rarely turned my cable modem off, and the lease autorenewed every time. If your question was not answered, have you checked other FAQs? They’ll use 1 as the address for the router itself, and IPs from 2 to can be used as fixed IPs.

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View answer in context. Jan 31, 2: Click on Add Port It works with wireless as well as with wired connections.

That’s how I have my net set up, all the user computers have reserved MACs. I’m using Windows Vista.

I’m using Windows Vista or Windows 7 and trying to use a Brother machine connected to the network, but the machine stays offline and I cannot print. If ” A port with that name already exists.


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I am now being told that if I have an Airport Extreme instead of the Linksys it will automatically ‘Bridge’ and see the printer. Please note this form is used for feedback only.

To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. User profile for user: Reply Helpful Thread reply – more options Link to this Post. The router will always hand that IP to the printer.

How does the information on this page help bl That way I don’t change a thing on the user machines, just on the router. Way over my head.

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If your router knows about Bonjour you don’t even have to do that, but not all routers use the Bonjour protocols. If the device is using the IP when the lease expires, the lease will be renewed.


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vistta Have you checked the manuals? Each of those IPs is ‘leased’ for a certain time period, typically 8 days. Jan 31, 4: If the Configure Port Which should I use? If your router is like that, you can use your printer admin tools to set the printer’s IP to something like This printer is not the Wireless model but I am told that connecting it to a Linksys wireless router via ethernet cable I should be able to print wireless.

Go to the Manuals section. Think I’ll just walk across the house to make prints.

Go to the Manuals section. Choose another port name. Feb 2, 3: